Democracy Now! Wednesday, July 2, 2003
- Two African-American New Yorkers Die Following Recent NYPD Raids
Audio/Visual sound, color
A month ago Alberta Spruill suffered a heart attack and died after the police kicked down her door and tossed a flash grenade into her apartment. On Saturday a Brooklyn man died 10 days after suffering a heart attack after police raided his house. We talk to other victims of police raids and Manhattan Borough President Virginia Fields.
- Another New York Times Scandal? Officers Say Embedded Reporter Judith Miller Influenced Military Decisions in Iraq, Provided Intelligence & Took Part in Army Ceremony
We talk to Harpers Magazine Publisher Rick MacArthur who compares The New York Times to the state-run newspapers of the Soviet Union. And we broadcast an excerpt of a recent address by Miller on journalistic ethics.